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Film Events

Film Screening: Out of State

Thursday, April 22, 2021 - 6:00pm

Out of State Lede

Out of State is a feature documentary chronicling the experience of Native Hawaiian inmates shipped to a private prison in Arizona. But once on the outside, they struggle with life's hurdles and wonder if it's possible to ever go home again. Read more

Film Screening and Panel Discussion: NASRIN

Tuesday, October 13, 2020 - 4:00pm

Nasrin Sotoudeh

NASRIN is an immersive portrait of attorney Nasrin Sotoudeh, one of the world’s most prominent human rights activists and political prisoners. Nasrin has long fought for the rights of women, children, LGBT prisoners, religious and ethnic minorities, journalists and artists, and those facing the death penalty. She was arrested in June 2018 for representing women who were protesting Iran’s mandatory hijab law, and she was sentenced to 38 years in prison, plus 148 lashes (12 years of which she must serve). Read more

Water Day 2020 - Virtual Event

Thursday, April 16, 2020 - 11:00am to 1:30pm

The University Library

Join us for a conversation about the environmental impacts of the fashion industry.

The second session will feature a discussion on water and energy with Nikhil Schneider. Read more

Film Screening: "And I Danced" with Chris Martin from Kid N Play

Monday, February 24, 2020 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm

"And I Danced" Flyer

The tribute, celebration and untold stories of the dancers who helped birth Hip-Hop culture. Please join the Department of Africana Studies, in association with the Department of Cinema and Television Arts, for a reception and screening of the documentary film "And I Danced" followed by a Q&A with writer and director Chris Martin from Kid N Play. Seating is limited, please RSVP here for this event.

Poetic Justice

Thursday, February 13, 2020 - 7:30pm

Tupac Shakur and Janet Jackson

Film screening in celebration of the opening of the John Singleton Poster Exhibition Read more

The Feeling of Being Watched, a film by Assia Boundaoui

Friday, November 22, 2019 - 2:15pm to 4:30pm

Assia Boundaoui

In the Arab-American neighborhood outside of Chicago where director Assia Boundaoui grew up, most of her neighbors think they have been under surveillance for over a decade. While investigating their experiences, Assia uncovers tens of thousands of pages of FBI documents that prove her hometown was the subject of one of the largest counterterrorism investigations ever conducted in the U.S. before 9/11, Read more

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